With an overall population of 33,847 and a student population of 9,658, approximately 9,658 of Lynnwood students attend one of Lynnwood's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Lynnwood's largest administrative assistant school is Edmonds Community College. In 2010, approximately 22 students graduated from the Administrative Assisting program at Edmonds Community College.
In 2010, 32 students graduated with an administrative assisting certificate in Lynnwood. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,440 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Lynnwood administrative assisting schools was an average of $17,660 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $972 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a administrative assistant program in Lynnwood. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,300 per year, on average, for room and board at Lynnwood-based administrative assistant schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,118.
If you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Lynnwood, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 59,940 administrative assistants in Washington State. Of these administrative assistants, 22,150 were working in the greater Lynnwood area. Lynnwood's administrative assistant workforce is projected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an administrative assistant in Lynnwood is $31,050 per year, which is higher than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.